Nursery Nurse - FTC Maternity Cover

  • Olympus
  • Southend-on-Sea SS2 5QH, United Kingdom
  • Jan 17, 2017
Contract Education Nurse

Job Description

Nursery Nurse - Fixed Term Contract Maternity Cover

Minimum 6 Month Contract on a rota of one month 7:45-16:15, one month 9:15-17:45

  • Location: Southend-on-Sea
  • Department: Corporate Support

Division: Corporate

The Corporate Division is responsible for centralized functions that include Finance and Controlling, HR, IT, Quality Management and Supply Chain Management. It provides essential services and support to all business divisions. Moreover, it is an important project initiator and leader within the international network.

Your Nursery Nurse Responsibilities:

  • Ensure Nursery policies and procedures are understood and adhered to
  • To ensure children’s individual needs are met
  • To be a keyworker
  • To support individual children in order to enable them to reach their full potential
  • To promote and safeguard the well-being of each child in the Nursery.
  • To maintain client confidentiality at all times, except when to do so would endanger a child.
  • Work in partnership with parents to achieve the best outcomes for children
  • To promote equality throughout the nursery
  • To work as a supportive and co-operative member of the team. To plan activities with co-workers/room members, following the nursery curriculum.
  • To report to the manager any cause for concern regarding children or families.
  • To keep a daily register of attendance/departure and ensure parents/carers sign the register before collecting the children.
  • To maintain comprehensive developmental records and monitor the health and well-being of every child.
  • To prepare a Progress Profile for each child’s Progress Review.
  • To keep daily records of feeding, sleeping and toileting and to share these with parents as necessary.
  • To take responsibility for other children in the absence of their keyworker.
  • To participate in supporting students.
  • To participate in training to improve working practice and extend childcare knowledge.
  • To give all children equal care and attention
  • To help maintain tidiness and cleanliness
  • Cooperate with management and senior staff

Your Nursery Nurse Qualifications:

  • Level 3 or above childcare
  • DBS
  • Food Hygiene and first aid is an advance